Rita Liu

Ria Liu is an Associate Attorney at Desai Family Law Group. Ms. Liu attended the University of California, Irvine, where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology, Law and Society and earned her Juris Doctor from Western State University, College of Law, Fullerton, CA. Ms. Liu further went on to receive the Criminal Law Certificate and Public Service Certificate. During law school, Ms. Liu clerked for the Orange County Public Defender’s Office, felony panel.

Prior to joining Desai Family Law Group, Ms. Liu worked for a boutique law firm, handling construction defect-defense cases where she gained a vast amount of experience as a litigation attorney. She learned how to analyze documents in discovery and drafted pleadings ranging from all stages of the litigation. She was a volunteer attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Orange County where she gained experience in the area of family law. Her volunteer work and personal experience in the area of family law ignited her passion to work exclusively in this field. Ms. Liu is passionate about advocating for families and children. Her litigation experience coupled with her passion for family law makes her a strong advocate in the courtroom.

Ms. Liu is Chinese-American and speaks conversational Mandarin Chinese.

Ms. Liu is an avid dog lover, especially Schnauzers. When not advocating for her clients, Ms. Liu enjoys the outdoors, music, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.